The term realtor refers to the membership mark held by the national association of realtors and refers to any member of said organization.
The term REALTOR® identifies a licensed
professional in real estate
who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS®. Not all licensed real estate
brokers and salespersons are members of the National Association, and only those
who are can identify themselves as REALTORS®. Realtors conduct their
business and activities in accordance
with a strict Code of Ethics, and pay dues
for the status.